Writer: Charlton Addickt
Date:Tuesday November 6 2007
Three defeats in a row were halted on Saturday when a ten man Addicks side managed to snatch an injury time winner over Southampton to move us back up to fourth (at the time.)
Looking to build on this we have the even tougher trip to second in the table Bristol City, who currently have a five-point advantage over us.
The Robins have an unchanged squad from the weekend from which they can select, which might see David Noble start after coming on as a substitute on Saturday.
He may have only scored three goals this season but the big man is a threat, so if we give him a glimmer of a chance he'll take it, as will Darren Byfield.
Jose Semedo is suspended after his sending-off at Southampton, if fit Matt Holland could return, otherwise Darren Ambrose or Therry Racon could be lined up to replace him.
Chris Powell, Ben Thatcher and Cory Gibbs remain on the sidelines.
The Addicks strikers haven't exactly been scoring as freely as we might have liked, but his injury time winner against the Saints could be just the tonic he was looking for.
The last meeting at Ashton gate came in March 1995. Alan Pardew scored, but it was little more than an injury time consolation as the Robins won 2-1.
The reverse fixture that season was a 3-2 victory for the Addicks, Paul Mortimer and two from David Whyte earned the win.
The Addicks haven't won at Ashton gate for sixteen years, playing six matches, but a twenty-year wait ended at Southampton on Saturday.
Referee: S W Mathieson
Assistants: O Langford and B J Malone
Fourth Official: J Flynn
Tough to call, the boost we should have received from the win over the Saints could carry us forward here again, but the Robins are no mugs, they sit second in the table by rights. A win is possible, and I'd not bet against it, but surely we would settle for a point.
Cardiff at the Valley on Saturday.
What is the thought among the Addicks followers on this site on the outcome of this match with the Robins, will the Addicks win, lose or draw? Share these feeling below so we can discuss them.
Date:Tuesday November 6 2007
Slade - Holmes-Dennis Wanted To Go (Thursday August 25 2016)
Holmes-Dennis To Huddersfield Confirmed (Thursday August 25 2016)
Magennis Gets Northern Ireland Call (Wednesday August 24 2016)
Ajose In Team Of The Week (23/8/16) (Tuesday August 23 2016)
Walsall Grit Pleases Slade (Monday August 22 2016)
Holmes In Team Of Midweek (21/8/16) (Monday August 22 2016)
Walsall 1-2 Charlton - Highlights (Sunday August 21 2016)
The Addicks Continue Where they Left Off (Saturday August 20 2016)
Audio - Slade On Walsall Win (Saturday August 20 2016)
Stats: Walsall v Charlton (Saturday August 20 2016)
|6.||cafc till i die||2|
|7. Port Vale||4||2||1||1||2||7|
|8. MK Dons||4||2||1||1||1||7|
|Can City Lift The Gloom Against Cobblers?
» Coventry : 25/08/2016 21:18:01
|Butcher Joins From Burton
» Millwall : 25/08/2016 17:04:00
|Harris Takes The Forest Positives
» Millwall : 25/08/2016 16:55:01
|Swansea Man Moves to Rovers
» Bristol Rovers : 25/08/2016 15:13:00
|McCann`s Viewpoint: Pre-MK Dons
» Peterborough : 25/08/2016 15:00:01